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Prescription drugs, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Prescription drugs
Title
Prescription drugs
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.4/76151
Index
index present
LC call number
RM301.15
LC item number
.P735 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Engdahl, Sylvia
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drugs
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Pharmaceutical policy
Label
Prescription drugs, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737739626&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 29
  • Prescription Drugs Can Cause Serious Harm When Risks Are Ignored
  • Susan Kelleher
  • 40
  • Post-marketing Study of Prescription Drugs Is Not Adequate
  • David J. Graham
  • 48
  • No: Too Much Caution Deprives Patients of Prescription Drugs They Need
  • Excessive Caution in Drug Approval Causes More Harm than It Prevents
  • Scott Gottlieb
  • Chapter 1
  • 57
  • Panic over Prescription-Drug Risks Leads People to Stop Taking Needed Medication
  • Irene S. Levine
  • 61
  • Safety Concerns About Prescription Drugs Are Exaggerated and Will Result in Higher Prices
  • Henry I. Miller
  • 67
  • Lengthy Approval Process for Prescription Drugs Costs Lives
  • Gilbert L. Ross
  • 71
  • Is Too Little Attention Given to the Safety of Prescription Drugs?
  • Terminally Ill Patients Should Be Allowed to Use Experimental Drugs
  • Sigrid Fry-Revere
  • 75
  • Chapter 2
  • Do Pharmaceutical Companies Promote Unnecessary Drugs?
  • Direct-to-Consumer Prescription Drug Advertising: An Overview
  • Carol Rados
  • 80
  • Yes: Many New Drugs Are Developed Merely for Commercial Reasons
  • Pharmaceutical Companies Define Normal Conditions as Diseases
  • Yes: Problems Often Show Up After a Prescription Drug Is on the Market
  • Ray Moynihan, Alan Cassels
  • 87
  • Drug Promotion Plays on People's Fears of Future Illness
  • Barbara Mintzes
  • 96
  • Drug Promotion Has Led to the Overmedication of Children
  • Anne Taylor Fleming
  • 105
  • No: New Drugs Help People Who Would Otherwise Lack Effective Treatment
  • Drugs for Minor Conditions Are Important to Many People
  • Off-Label Prescription of Drugs Can Lead to Adverse Effects
  • Glenn Harlan Reynolds
  • 108
  • Improved Prescription Drugs Mean Better Medical Treatment and Less Illness
  • Alan F. Holmer
  • 111
  • Direct-to-Consumer Prescription Drug Advertising Helps People Get Treatment for Undiagnosed Diseases
  • Paul Antony
  • 121
  • Chapter 3
  • Do Prescription Drugs in America Cost Too Much?
  • Hazel Muir
  • Rising Cost of Prescription Drugs: An Overview
  • Kaiser Family Foundation
  • 131
  • Yes: American Pharmaceutical Companies Charge Too Much
  • Many People Cannot Afford the Prices Set by the Profit-Driven Drug Industry
  • Katharine Greider
  • 140
  • Importing Less-Costly Prescription Drugs from Abroad Should Be Allowed
  • Nelda Barnett
  • 147
  • 21
  • New Cancer Drugs Cost More than Their Brief Extending of Life May Be Worth
  • Daniel Costello
  • 150
  • No: Pharmaceutical Companies Need Profits to Do Research
  • High Prices of Drugs for Minor Problems Pay for Drugs That Cure More Serious Ones
  • Peter W. Huber
  • 156
  • Medical Innovation Would Stop If the Government Controlled Drug Prices
  • Sidney Taurel
  • 165
  • Some Prescription Drugs on the Market Are Unsafe
  • Controlling Drug Prices Would Reduce Access to Medicine
  • Doug Bandow
  • 174
  • Chapter 4
  • Are Dishonest or Illegal Prescription Drug Practices Common?
  • Gifts from Pharmaceutical Companies Influence Doctors
  • Adriane Fugh-Berman, Shahram Ahari
  • 182
  • Media Reporting About Prescription Drugs Is Often Inaccurate
  • Richard A. Deyo, Donald L. Patrick
  • Consumer Reports
  • 190
  • Prescription Drugs Are Often Abused
  • Nichole Aksamit
  • 200
  • Young People Often Trade Prescription Drugs with Friends
  • Amy Harmon
  • 203
  • Teens Use Prescription Drugs to Get High
  • Donna Leinwand
  • 213
Control code
OPPV000919686
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737739626
Lccn
2008010058
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV000919686
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0000919686
Label
Prescription drugs, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737739626&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 29
  • Prescription Drugs Can Cause Serious Harm When Risks Are Ignored
  • Susan Kelleher
  • 40
  • Post-marketing Study of Prescription Drugs Is Not Adequate
  • David J. Graham
  • 48
  • No: Too Much Caution Deprives Patients of Prescription Drugs They Need
  • Excessive Caution in Drug Approval Causes More Harm than It Prevents
  • Scott Gottlieb
  • Chapter 1
  • 57
  • Panic over Prescription-Drug Risks Leads People to Stop Taking Needed Medication
  • Irene S. Levine
  • 61
  • Safety Concerns About Prescription Drugs Are Exaggerated and Will Result in Higher Prices
  • Henry I. Miller
  • 67
  • Lengthy Approval Process for Prescription Drugs Costs Lives
  • Gilbert L. Ross
  • 71
  • Is Too Little Attention Given to the Safety of Prescription Drugs?
  • Terminally Ill Patients Should Be Allowed to Use Experimental Drugs
  • Sigrid Fry-Revere
  • 75
  • Chapter 2
  • Do Pharmaceutical Companies Promote Unnecessary Drugs?
  • Direct-to-Consumer Prescription Drug Advertising: An Overview
  • Carol Rados
  • 80
  • Yes: Many New Drugs Are Developed Merely for Commercial Reasons
  • Pharmaceutical Companies Define Normal Conditions as Diseases
  • Yes: Problems Often Show Up After a Prescription Drug Is on the Market
  • Ray Moynihan, Alan Cassels
  • 87
  • Drug Promotion Plays on People's Fears of Future Illness
  • Barbara Mintzes
  • 96
  • Drug Promotion Has Led to the Overmedication of Children
  • Anne Taylor Fleming
  • 105
  • No: New Drugs Help People Who Would Otherwise Lack Effective Treatment
  • Drugs for Minor Conditions Are Important to Many People
  • Off-Label Prescription of Drugs Can Lead to Adverse Effects
  • Glenn Harlan Reynolds
  • 108
  • Improved Prescription Drugs Mean Better Medical Treatment and Less Illness
  • Alan F. Holmer
  • 111
  • Direct-to-Consumer Prescription Drug Advertising Helps People Get Treatment for Undiagnosed Diseases
  • Paul Antony
  • 121
  • Chapter 3
  • Do Prescription Drugs in America Cost Too Much?
  • Hazel Muir
  • Rising Cost of Prescription Drugs: An Overview
  • Kaiser Family Foundation
  • 131
  • Yes: American Pharmaceutical Companies Charge Too Much
  • Many People Cannot Afford the Prices Set by the Profit-Driven Drug Industry
  • Katharine Greider
  • 140
  • Importing Less-Costly Prescription Drugs from Abroad Should Be Allowed
  • Nelda Barnett
  • 147
  • 21
  • New Cancer Drugs Cost More than Their Brief Extending of Life May Be Worth
  • Daniel Costello
  • 150
  • No: Pharmaceutical Companies Need Profits to Do Research
  • High Prices of Drugs for Minor Problems Pay for Drugs That Cure More Serious Ones
  • Peter W. Huber
  • 156
  • Medical Innovation Would Stop If the Government Controlled Drug Prices
  • Sidney Taurel
  • 165
  • Some Prescription Drugs on the Market Are Unsafe
  • Controlling Drug Prices Would Reduce Access to Medicine
  • Doug Bandow
  • 174
  • Chapter 4
  • Are Dishonest or Illegal Prescription Drug Practices Common?
  • Gifts from Pharmaceutical Companies Influence Doctors
  • Adriane Fugh-Berman, Shahram Ahari
  • 182
  • Media Reporting About Prescription Drugs Is Often Inaccurate
  • Richard A. Deyo, Donald L. Patrick
  • Consumer Reports
  • 190
  • Prescription Drugs Are Often Abused
  • Nichole Aksamit
  • 200
  • Young People Often Trade Prescription Drugs with Friends
  • Amy Harmon
  • 203
  • Teens Use Prescription Drugs to Get High
  • Donna Leinwand
  • 213
Control code
OPPV000919686
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737739626
Lccn
2008010058
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV000919686
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0000919686

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